If you grew up during the eighties and nineties the family sitcom “Growing Pains” was probably a part of your life. The series centered on the Seavers clan, their precocious children and their wonky friend Boner aka Richard Stabone. This weekend some scary and unexpected news has been released declaring the actor who played Boner, Andrew Koenig as a missing person.
According to several news outlets, Koenig has been reported as missing to the Vancouver Police Department by his sister Danielle. The 41 year old actor was last seen in the city on February 14th, but did not take his scheduled return flight to the U.S. two days later. His mysterious disappearance has many of his family members and close friends worried about his well being. Several other actors and comedians including Alyssa Milano and Sarah Silverman have taken to Twitter to help find him.
The Vancouver Police released the following statement confirming Koenig’s missing status and they’re asking for any help the public may have to offer.
“Vancouver Police are asking for the public’s help in locating a man last seen by friends on February 14th. Andrew Koenig, 41, is a Venice, California resident, who was visiting friends in Vancouver. He was scheduled to return home on February 16th and Vancouver Police were notified on February 18th after he didn’t arrive. Andrew has recently been despondent and his family and friends are concerned for his well-being. He is white, 5’5” tall, 135 lbs., with long, brown shoulder-length hair and brown eyes. Andrew, who once lived in Vancouver, liked walking in Stanley Park. Anyone who sees Andrew or has information about his whereabouts is asked to call 911.”
If you know about anything regarding this incident please contact the proper authorities and let them know.